The PANDAH Personal
Alert System allows users to summon help by pressing a button on
either the wearable pendant, the wall-mount PAD or the
Pandahlink base unit.
With falls being the major cause of injury for
older people (they are the leading cause of injury-related hospital
admissions in people aged 65 years and over), statistics show that
once fallen, every hour left unattended results in an extra day
of rehabilitation. Thus rapid attention to such injuries is vitally
important in ensuring the best outcome.
But what if the user becomes incapacitated and
is unable to press the alert button?
This is of particular concern to those living alone and there have been many
reported incidents of people left unattended for lengthy periods following a
fall or similar mishap.
A key and unique benefit offered by PANDAH is
to the at-risk senior living at home alone and to family and friends
who worry about
A feature called Welfare Monitoring can be enabled
to allow up to five “welfare check” times to be defined
within each day, every day.